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Immunizations/TB test

                                               

   Immunization Requirement

In accordance with the Vaccination Policy under the HEOA Sec. 488(a)(1)(E): amended HEA Sec. 485(a)(1) (20 U.S.C. 1092(a)(1)): added HEA Sec. 485(a)(1)(V) HEOA amendment effective August 14, 2008, institutions must make available to current and prospective students information about institutional policies regarding vaccinations.

As of January 1, 2012, first time students, including transfer students, entering Texas A&M International University must submit evidence of having been vaccinated against Bacterial Meningitis at least 10 days prior to the first day of the semester.

A certificate signed by a health practitioner or an official immunization record providing evidence of meningitis vaccination may be accepted if administered within 5 years of specified dates.  The student has the right to claim an exemption from the vaccination requirement. 

Bacterial Meningitis vaccine is available for registered students for $100. If you are 18 years old or younger and do not have health insurance, you may be eligible for a low cost vaccine. Please call our office for more details.

For more information, see Meningitis Vaccine Requirement .

 

FREE FLU VACCINES FOR ALL REGISTERED STUDENTS

Flu vaccines are now available( beginning September 19, 2019).

Please call Student Health Services to check for availability of vaccines throught the semester or to schedule an appointment.

 

HPV (GARDASIL) VACCINE

Free for eligible students!

Not sure if you have the vaccine?  Please visit Student Health Services to meet with Registered Nurse for more information.

 

TB TESTING

TB skin tests are available for registered students for $15 by appointment. Appointments are available Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of every week. Please call our office to schedule an appointment.

If you receive a TB skin test, you must be able to return to Student Health Services 48 hours after administation in order to obtain results. All documentation of TB results will be provided at follow up appointment.

 

 

 

 

Texas A&M International University - Student Health Services

Student Center 125   Phone: (956) 326-2235   Fax: (956) 326-2234